|Statement||by Fred Albert Shannon.|
|LC Classifications||HC103 .S5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 942 p.|
|Number of Pages||942|
|LC Control Number||34012954|
Tell us about your next pick, Technology and American Society, which looks at the impact of technology in the United States. I chose this book because it’s really useful. All the basic information is here. There are only a small number of books on the history of technology in the United States that look at the impact of technology on society – for example, on how electricity transformed. The economic history of the United States is about characteristics of and important developments in the U.S. economy from colonial times to the present. The emphasis is on economic performance and how it was affected by new technologies, especially those that improved productivity, which is the main cause of economic covered are the change of size in economic sectors and the. An Economic History of the United States is an accessible and informative survey designed for undergraduate courses on American economic history. The book spans from to the modern age and presents a documented history of how the American economy has propelled the nation into a position of world by: 4. The Oxford History of the United States is the most respected multi-volume history of our nation. The series includes three Pulitzer Prize winners, a New York Times bestseller, and winners of the Bancroft and Parkman Prizes. The Atlantic Monthly has praised it as "the most distinguished series in American historical scholarship.".
First posted 18 January ; last updated: 8 February I keep getting asked for survey-type books/articles on the economic history of particular regions or countries. In the list below, as much as possible, I stick to works of economic history with a stress on country and regional knowledge, not topical or thematic specialisation. African American History In The United States of America—An Anthology—From Africa To President Barack Obama, Volume One was Written, compiled and edited by Tony Rose, Publisher/CEO, Amber Communications Group, the NAACP Image Award Winner for Outstanding Literature (Youth/Teens). Sweeping and majestic economic history of the whole world by Angus Maddison. It doesn't get more grand than this. With fun data on Roman Empire and the Middle Ages: : Contours of the World Economy AD: Essays in Macro-Economic Hist. Writing in the June issue of theEconomic Journal, Harry G. Johnson begins with a sentence seemingly calibrated to the scale of the book he set himself to review: "The long-awaited monetary history of the United States by Friedman and Schwartz is in every sense of the term a monumental scholarly achievement--monumental in its sheer bulk, monumental in the definitiveness /5(6).
He says that in the book he wants to make sense of the third quarter of the 19th century and he does that. It is an example of history on a grand scale that is also a history of individual lives. It is very much a book about the mobility of working people in the middle of the 19th century. It is also very much a. "naturally" perhaps. At [begin page viii] all events I called my volume "an economic interpretation of the Constitution." I did not call it "the" economic interpretation, or "the only" interpretation possible to thought. Nor did I pretend that it was "the history" of the formation and adoption of the Constitution. An Economic History of the United States is an accessible and informative survey designed for undergraduate courses on American economic history. The book spans from to the modern age and presents a documented history of how the American economy has propelled the nation into a position of world leadership. Noted economic historian Ronald E. Seavoy covers nearly years of economic. Economics Resources Economic History of the U.S. Search this Guide Search. Cambridge Economic History of the United States; Volume 1: The Colonial Era. Indexes journal articles, book titles, book reviews and dissertations on the .